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ISPAD NEWS No. X / November 2013
Dear ISPAD Members & Friends,

It's time for a new issue of your ISPAD NEWS to provide you with an update on current ISPAD activities

If you would like to comment on any of the newsletter articles, or to suggest possible future topics, please send us an email or get in touch with us through the ISPAD website. Your feedback is much appreciated!


ISPAD Strategy 2013 - 15

Following discussions at the Executive Meetings in Chicago and Gothenburg the “ISPAD Strategy 2013-15” was presented to the Membership at the Annual General Meeting. This has now been placed on the ISPAD Website.

I ask all members to review the targets of this strategy document and help move forward the aims of the society. Of particular note is in driving forward the membership and participating in Postgraduate programmes. Please come forward.

Stephen Greene ISPAD President

ISPAD - Elections 2013

During ISPAD's Annual General Meeting in Gothenburg ISPAD announced the results of this year's elections.

President (2014 - 2016)
Ragnar Hanas, Sweden

Secretary General (2014 - 2016)
Carine de Beaufort, Luxembourg

Advisory Board (2013 - 2015)
Sabine Hofer, Austria
Andrea Scaramuzza, Italy                                     
Sheridan Waldron, United Kingdom
Jamie Wood, USA

We welcome the new members of the Executive Committee and Advisory Board and we are looking forward to a fruitful cooperation.

LAST CALL - 15th Annual ISPAD Research School for Physicians

We invite physicians who are currently receiving pediatric endocrine/diabetes training or those undergoing early career development in diabetes investigation from around the globe to the 15th Annual ISPAD Research School for Physicians. This program is aimed at enhancing trainees’ performance of research in pediatric diabetes in order to advance care, find cures, and offer prevention for youth affected by diabetes worldwide.

Further information as well as the application form are availabe

Application Deadline: Extended until December 2, 2013.


ISPAD would like to invite all members to join the new ISPAD Forum on the ISPAD website.

This new and exciting forum is now open for your discussions, questions and your interaction with other members on current and specific topics.

Each member can access the forum after log in.

ISPAD Members just need to log-in, and then click on the blue "Forum" button on the "My Account" page. 

ISPAD @ Social Media

Would you like to learn more about ISPAD and follow the latest diabetes as well as society news?

Become a fan of ISPAD @ facebook

Follow ISPAD @ twitter

Upcoming Events & Dates to remember

ISPAD Science School
for Physicians
 ISPAD Annual Conference 2014
40th Anniversary

Date: April 6-11, 2014
Location: Boston, United States

For detailed information about the program and contact person please click

Date: September 3-6, 2014
Location: Toronoto, Canada

For detailed information please click here.
ISPAD Annual Events Calendar
These events and more can also be found in the ISPAD event calendar on the ISPAD website.

here for the ISPAD Event Calender
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